We have been staying in Foix for the last four days!
But when we first arrived we realised we had made a terrible mistake when we booked our accommodation!
Luckily we 'de-camped' and found "Helianthe" instead, a beautiful gite about 5km from the centre of Foix!
The garden is stunning!
It was out here the other evening that I saw my first hedgehog ever!
Just didn't have my camera at the time!
I have spent many an hour on that chair lazing away the afternoon!
This statue was sculptured by the owner, Irene!
The garden also has an amazing fruit and vegie patch!
Yesterday Irene gave me a small bowl of her raspberries to munch on!
Red currants- or as the French call them- groseilles!
And finally another of the beautiful sculptures!
We leave here today and head to Narbonne!
And when you are next in France I can highly recommend
And so I leave you with a bit of.....